The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 135 141 125
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,375
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
GAP Analysis
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1909 1867 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.62% 78.81% 74.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1296 1415 1195
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Reading region.

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Reading

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis.

1 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
1 5 (71.43%) Coaching
2 4 (57.14%) Business Development
3 3 (42.86%) Product Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) LTE
3 3 (42.86%) Market Research
3 3 (42.86%) VoLTE
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Competitor Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Statistics
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Force.com
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) MS Project
5 1 (14.29%) SAP

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LTE
1 3 (42.86%) VoLTE
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
1 5 (71.43%) Coaching
2 4 (57.14%) Business Development
3 3 (42.86%) Product Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Market Research
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Competitor Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) B2B
5 1 (14.29%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Juniper
1 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 2 (28.57%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Siebel